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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Nuthatch and Fall Leaves Wool Applique ... New Fall 2016 Release

"Fall Foraging"
...third in the wool applique series of On the Fence..
 
 
 
Oh, how the little Nuthatches love foraging in yard for nuts, insects and maybe a berry or two.  With fall fast approaching, this is a perfect piece to stitch for the season
This piece was created with lush hand dyed earthern tone wools from marbled to lightly textured. A great way to introduce the range of different hand dyed wools available. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced stitcher.  
This pattern comes  complete with a listing of Valdani Thread used...
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

New Wool Applique Pattern Release "Moonshine" Crows in the Fall Moonlight



We are so excited to offer this new design, it is one of our favorites of all time...maybe just because we love Crows. So moody you can feel the crispness in the air.

It was done with a rich hand dyed fall colors from a light mustard to rich rust to dark olive green fall foliage. Great to display from fall harvest  to everyday on the big ole farm table. We hope you and your customers enjoy it as much as we do. Perfect for all levels  from beginners to advanced. This pattern comes complete with a listing of Valdani Threads used.

 The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted
 

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Showcase of 2016 Row by Row Shops from across the country

 
Crane Design is pleased to share
"2016 Row by Row"
Shop Hop Rows from many of our clients
from Sea to Sea.
 
The 2016 Row by Row experience encompasses all 50 States and Canada, offering quilters the opportunity to collect as many Row by Row free patterns to create your very own quilt. Enjoy the design talent that each of these shops have offered for this years Row by Row.
The Shop Hop starts June 21st and ends September 6th.  
 
The shops below also offer many of Crane Design Patterns so when you are visiting you might want to check them out.
 
Below are samples of the shops rows that they will be
offering a Free pattern for. Included the shops states along with links to their websites for store location & hours.
 
We wish every one a happy Summer of Collecting Row by Row Patterns.
Please remember the only way to get your Free Pattern is visit the store. .
 
Attic Heirlooms-Damariscotta ME (Kits available)
 
 
Corn Wagon Quilt Company-Springville UT (Kits available)
 
Kalidoscope of Quilts-Exter, Ontario Canada (Kits available) 
 
Knit One Quilt Too - Barrington RI (3 Different Kits Available)
 
Log Cabin Fabrics-Selkirk NY (Kits available)
 
Ma's Got'a Notion -Havana IL (Kits available)

Mountain Creek Quilt Shop-Greenback TN  (Kits available)

Prairie Point Junction -Cozad NE (Kits available)


Rivers Edge Antique & Quilt Loft-Hayward WI (Kits available)

 Tiger Lily Quilt Co.- Utica NY (Kits available)

The Quilt Corner - Morton IL (Kits available)

The Quilted Crow-Bolton MA  (Kits available)

Quilts in Montana-Deer Lodge, MT (2 Different Kits Available)

Quilters Station- Lee Summit, MO (Kits available)
 
 
 
Quilt Rack and Wool Cubby-North Platte NE (Kits Available)

 
 




Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Country Acres Wool Applique Wallhanging Part 4 of the Panoramic Series.


 Note please respect the designer, the pattern and all photos are copyrighted.
 
We are pleased to be releasing the fourth pattern of our Panoramic Ole Countryside Wool Applique Series. Country Acres was created with lush hand dyed and over dyed textured wools. Fall has arrived and the landscape is just glowing with rich earth tones. The pumpkins are loaded in the wagon for market and the last of the sunflowers are blooming.  Just love the ole barn and farmhouse that is so inviting for a fall harvest. We used coordinating variegated Valdani Threads throughout. This pattern is now available

The complete series is now available at many of your favorite shops listed on the left hand side of this blog.

 

Sunday, May 15, 2016

New Wool Applique Patterns Humming Glory & Bloom'n Poppies





Humming Glory and Blomm'n Poppies are part of a new series of "On the Fence" seasonal song birds that will be released over the next year. Just perfect for to do for yourself or as a gift for your favorite Bird  Lover.
 
Each was created with lush hand dyed wools from warm lightly marbled to dramatic marbled to even a touch of spot dye.. We have included simple, but stunning embroidery embellishments to give it more depth and some fun stitching. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced stitcher.. All stitched with beautiful Valdani threads.  
 
 

The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Monday, February 29, 2016

New 2016 Wool Applique Runner " Rhapsody "

Rhapsody is just a perfect everyday wool applique runner created with lush hand dyed and textured wools. Mix it up with different color schemes to fit the season or your d├ęcor, the possibilities are endless for this timeless piece. It includes embroidery embellishments to give it more depth and some fun stitching. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced stitcher


The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

Spring Revival Wool Applique Pattern Woodland Flowers

 
 
 
 
 
Spring Revival was inspired by walks through the woods in the early spring. The early flowers are like brilliant jewels against the wooded background that has is just starting to shed the winter earth tones. This one of my favorite wool applique patterns I have designed to date. Below we have provided close-up photo of the different panels. 
 
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

New 2016 Country Pigs Punchneedle Pattern

This New Punchneedle is just perfect for the Pig lovers in you life. It is done with Valdani Three strand threads and would look perfect mounted on a box or framed.
 
The Pattern is available at many of the fine shops listed in the blog
on the left hand side.
 
Note Please Respect the Designer,
 this pattern and all photos are copyrighted

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